Archives for September 2012

Know What? Chicken Butt

Since The Kid has a dairy allergy, I’m very used to reading food labels to make sure there are no unwanted ingredients. I’ve been doing this now for over 13 years and there are plenty of ingredients that have made me scratch my head. Things listed with cream filling yet no dairy ingredients. Foods described […]

Getting It All Done. Is It Possible?

Do you ever look like this guy? Is your schedule too hectic to fit in a workout and 5 – 6 meals a day? It’s entirely possible if you’re flexible, plan ahead and most of all want to get it all done. It’s funny how we can go to great lengths to do something that […]

Monkey See, Monkey Want Chicken Nuggets

Are you on the see-food diet? You see food and you want to eat it. Last week I was lamenting that I tried unsuccessfully for quite a while to resist the siren call of pizza and other foods. I thought there was something wrong with me and that I just needed more willpower. I decided […]

Cream of Mushroom Soup Without The Cream

Years ago I used to subscribe to a country cooking magazine. All the recipes were completely and utterly yummy but so not the best choices to make for every day. But yes, I made something almost daily back then. I still make a couple of them for special occasions. Funny that the reason I finally stopped subscribing was not […]

Pursue Your Passion and Make It Happen

I’ve got on my bucket list that I want to write a book someday. Not just any book, but specifically a cook book. No small feat but hopefully more than just a pipe dream. As part of this month’s Even Happier Quest, I’ve been doing some research on pursuing my passion. OK, is it weird […]